Jewellery, Your Way
Appelt’s proudly employs two goldsmiths at our locations. We are among the rare jewellers in Winnipeg that have a longterm, ongoing relationship with expert goldsmiths.
Our goldsmiths will do whatever it takes to make your dream become your reality. If you have a drawing outlined or even just an idea, visit our talented, friendly, and professional goldsmiths. They will work with you to discuss the process, timeline, and cost of your dream piece.
Jewellery Repairs FAQ
Do you provide jewellery repairs?
Yes! Our on-site goldsmiths can transform your jewellery to be just as it was when you just received that special item.
What type of repairs do they do?
Without your jewellery ever leaving the store, our goldsmiths are able to repair chains, replace gemstones, re-tip claws, create custom pieces, size rings, and SO much more. We can even repair eye glasses!
How long does it take for the repair to be completed?
The average time for most ring sizing is one week! The time varies depending on the type of repair that is being done.
How much does it cost?
Bring in your jewellery for a FREE estimate of how much it will cost. All costs are given up front so you have the choice whether to go forward with the repair.
Do you buy gold?
Yes! At this point in time, only our Kenaston location buys gold.
The laser machine repairs jewellery without damaging or moving stones and can accurately pin point the spot that needs to be repaired without damaging the design of the surrounding area. It can repair jewellery that is normally unrepairable when using the traditional torch techniques. The laser machine can even repair eye glasses and metals such as titanium.
Our goldsmiths are on-site for jewellery repairs at these hours:
Regent: Monday – Friday 10am-5pm
Ness: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:30pm-7:30pm
Kenaston: Tuesday, Thursday 12pm-7pm and Saturday 12pm-5pm
Our expert horologist (professional watch maker) has 26 years of experience repairing and refurbishing all types of watches. Whether you need parts replaced in your timepiece or a FREE watch battery, he does virtually ALL TYPES of watches. He is certified in repairing Tissot, Longines, Omega, Hautlence, Hublot and Bregue. Additionally, he has extensive experience working with Rolex timepieces. Book an appointment or come in to our Kenaston store Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10am – 6pm.